Auckland, New Zealand
Spacious Luxury in a Private Picturesque Setting
The Perfect Future Equestrian Center!
Want to Park a Chopper on the Front Lawn?!
Well, you can!
Want to park a *Maserati in the Garage?!
You can do that too! The generous vendors are throwing a Maserati into the *deal (t & c's apply).
605m2 Home with 5 Bedroom; 3 Bathrooms;
1 Office & Bar/Billiards Room; Theatre Room;
Formal Dining; Formal Lounge;
Powder Room; & Spacious Laundry
20.71 ha flat to rolling Land; 2 Ponds; 4x 25,000 l Water Tanks
MPI Approved 300m2 Shed;
2 Bedroom Minor Dwelling Currently Used as an Office
Well Fenced, Concrete Drive, Electric Gate & Stock Yards
The replacement value is over the asking price so be quick to snap up a bargain and a Maserati will be thrown into the deal to one lucky purchaser. This truly amazing property is ready for the new owners to move in and enjoy. 273 Forestry Road, Waitoki, is on a sealed country road a quick drive from the North Shore. The home is a 605m2 rendered brick and schist architecturally designed home by South African architect Ron Saxby. As you enter via the cedar pivot door you immediately feel the relaxed warm welcome home feeling. The décor is light and modern with Kahrs Swedish flooring. To the left is the modern kitchen and family area with a 900 kg solid granite island bench, Miele appliances, and a central vac sweep shoot.
As you continue through the property you will be amazed by the 5.4m stud of the formal dining area that overlooks the outdoor living which is easily accessible from both the kitchen and formal lounge.
The formal lounge has a gas feature fireplace and the possibility of completing the installation of a large fish tank.
Step across the hallway to the theatre room with a JVC 7.1 projector, surround sound and a 150-inch screen.
The games room features a bar, macrocarpa lights designed by the owner, and this space also opens up to the outdoor entertaining area.
The guest wing and only downstairs bedroom has privacy and space – the ensuite has a granite bowl and there is are twin shower heads. The staircase is a Smith and Caughey's inspired staircase made by the same company who made the original. The master overlooks the dining area, There's a walkin robe and an ensuite with a spa bath and twin showers and twin granite sinks.
Cross over the suspended hallway to the other 3 bedrooms and main bathroom. All the tiled areas have underfloor heating and each room is light and bright and has great rural views.
Also on the lower level is the triple car garage, a large office and a very spacious laundry which has a laundry shoot and a built-in ironing board. The home is double glazed and has a central vac system and alarm.
Add to this the 2 bedroomed office which could be used as a minor dwelling, the 300m2 shed with reinforced concrete floor and MPI approved. The 20.71ha of well fenced, rolling farmland in a great neighborhood, with 2 ponds and 4 x 25,000-litre water tanks. ALL so so close to the North Shore AND the business possibility of the Passionberry Café lease.
This property would suit development into an equestrian center as the roads are all sealed, there is lots of turning space around the sheds. The barn could be converted internally to stables and the land is all gently sloping to flat. Perfect to build a large arena.
Call us today we really love going there and are very proud to show you this property and all it has to offer.